ananas


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to ananas: Ananas comosus

ananas

(əˈnænəs)
n
(Plants) the pineapple or a related tropical American bromeliaceous plant, the pinguin, that has an edible plum-shaped fruit. Also called: anana
[C17: from the native name in Peru]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Bromeliaceae, family Bromeliaceae, pineapple family - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance
Ananas comosus, pineapple, pineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics
2.ananas - large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leavesananas - large sweet fleshy tropical fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
Ananas comosus, pineapple, pineapple plant - a tropical American plant bearing a large fleshy edible fruit with a terminal tuft of stiff leaves; widely cultivated in the tropics
References in periodicals archive ?
After the launch party, the festivities will move to Ananas 8bit Coffee, where Wally Oppenheim will give a talk on the life and legacy of JS Bach at 8pm.
ANANAS have been named Britain's favourite fruit in an Asda survey.
Elly Ajowi of Police (right) and Nick Abaka of Kenya Defence Forces slug it out during their final match in the light heavyweight category at the third leg of the National SportPesa Boxing League at Ananas Mall Thika on June 10, 2017.
The ORNL-led team of researchers reached these findings through investigating and comparing the genomes of KalanchoAaAaAeAe1/2 fedtschenkoi, Phalaenops equestris (orchid) and Ananas comosus (pineapple) using ORNL's Titan supercomputer.
Ananas Anam, based at the Royal College of Art in London, uses pineapple leaf fibres to create a nonwoven leatherlike material called Pi[+ or -]atex and brands like Edun, the sustainable fashion label owned by LVMH Mo'ebt Hennessy Louis Vuitton, are creating items from it.
Resonance assignments and secondary structure of a phytocystatin from Ananas comosus.
Embrapa Cassava and Fruits has an active germplasm bank with more than 600 accessions of Ananas and related genera.
In the Bromeliaceae family, volatile compounds were studied in the Ananas genus and mostly the fruit volatile compounds.
Elaboracion y caracterizacion del papel artesanal de la corona del fruto de dos variedades de pina Ananas comosus (L.
The items which recorded increase in their average prices included beggs (farm), tomatoes, ananas, kerosene oil, wheat, cirgarettes, pulse masoor (washed), rice basmati, electric bulb, cooked beef, rice irri-6, fire wood, georgette, red chilly, pulse mash and mutton.
What fruit is known as ananas in most other languages except English?
Kirby); las larvas se alimentan de Ananas comosus (pina comercial) y otras bromeliaceas donde es considerada especie plaga.